Healthy Eyes Start with a Healthy You



Welcome to VisionArts Eyecare Center

Comprehensive eye exams should include far more than merely determining a prescription for eyeglasses or contact lenses. At VisionArts Eyecare Center, we believe that Healthy Sight Starts with a Healthy You. We know that your eyes are indicators of your overall health, and we take time to get to know our patients, their health history, and their lifestyle and vision needs.

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While eye care is our main focus, there’s a lot more to VisionArts Eyecare Center. As Fulton’s only locally owned and operated optometric practice for nearly 25 years, we are dedicated to giving back to our community. From our Visionarts Caring for Callaway fundraiser, to food drives, to The Great Glasses Play Day, there is always something fun and exciting happening at VisionArts!

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Overexposure to UV rays can raise your risk of developing cataracts, skin cancer, other types of ocular growths and age-related eye conditions. At VisionArts Eyecare, we offer a fantastic display of Fulton sunglasses to keep you in style and keep your eyes safe.

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Dr. Vann is experienced at removing foreign bodies, treating dry eye and computer vision syndrome, and providing children’s eye exams. He specializes in hard to fit contact lenses, successfully fitting patients who have never been able to wear contacts. The clinic also offers LASIK consultations, non-surgical vision correction options such as Paragon Corneal Refractive Therapy.

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Meet Our Doctor


James W. Vann, O.D.

Born and raised in Eldon, Missouri, Dr. Vann attended the University of Missouri-Columbia and received an Honors Degree in Biochemistry in 1986. He received his Doctorate of Optometry from the University of Missouri-St. Louis in 1990. In August, 1990, Dr. Vann moved to Fulton and joined the practice of Richard...

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Chris’s Aspire Pick:


Chris typically only wears her glasses at the computer, so she enjoys choosing trendy frames that she can have a little fun with.

What’s so special about Aspire? Everything! These gorgeous frames are surprisingly lightweight and offer a wide selection of shapes and colors. You can even mix and match frame fronts and temples to get a frame that is uniquely you. It’s the best of everything one would look for in a frame.

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Nutrition is a vital part of maintaining vision and overall eye health, with many expert studies suggesting that up to 25% of all nutrient intake goes to supporting our invaluable visual system. Eating your way to good eye and visual health is easy with the right motivation and information.

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From our eye doctor's office in Fulton, VisionArts Eyecare Center serves patients from Missouri's Fulton and Callaway County area, Columbia, MO and Mexico, MO - schedule an appointment today.

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April is Women’s Eye Health and Safety Month

Hey women! Did you know that women are more likely to suffer from vision problems and are at higher risk...

Fun in the Sun event in Fulton, MO on May 5, 2017

Every day of the year, whether it is sunny or overcast, we are exposed to ultraviolet (UV) radiation from the...

The Right (and the Wrong) Way to Clean Your Glasses

There is nothing worse than a dirty spot on your glasses - well except perhaps many dirty spots or smudges....

Seeing Is Vital to the Quality of Your Life

Eyes are important indicators of overall health, and comprehensive eye care goes beyond a prescription for glasses or contact lenses. At Name of Practice, we take the time to get to know you, your eye care history, and your vision needs. Our optometrist(s) provide the expert care, advice, options, and follow up you need whether you are a new patient or an existing one.

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VisionArts Eyecare Center

614 Market Street
Fulton, MO 65251



  • 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
  • 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
  • 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
  • 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
  • 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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